Monthly Archives: October 2011

Carlsberg says buys rest of Vietnamese brewery

Danish brewer Carlsberg (CARLb.CO) said on Friday it agreed to take full control of Hue Brewery in Vietnam by buying the 50 percent that it did not already own.

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Austria. Anheuser-Busch InBev gets Bud injunction lifted

Anheuser-Busch InBev believes that its trademark victory against Budejovick? Budvar in Austria sets a precedent for rulings in other countries.

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Heineken appoints My Agency for premium beer task

Heineken has appointed My Agency to handle the ad account for its premium Czech beer brand, Kru?ovoice.

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Asahi Group Holdings Jan-Sep Net Profit Up On Cost Reductions

Asahi Group Holdings Ltd. (2502.TO) said Monday that its net profit for the nine-month period ended September grew 37% on year, due to efforts to scale down sales promotion and other costs.

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India. Kingfisher Ultra & Red to be available nationally soon

United Breweries, the country’s largest beer and liquor major, today said it would soon expand its presence in new markets with its premier brands Kingfisher Ultra and Kingfisher Red.

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Isaac Sheps to become CEO of Baltika Breweries and SVP of Eastern European region

Carlsberg Group is pleased to announce it has appointed Dr.Isaac Sheps, currently CEO, Carlsberg UK, to take over the leadership of Baltika Breweries (Baltika), the Group’s significant Russian business.

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New name, same great innovations

Pentair Food & Beverage at the Brau Beviale 2011

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UK. Subsidiary of Graincorp Malt in Inverness suffers dust explosion and fire

Staff at Bairds Malt, a subsidiary of Graincorp Malt, Autralia had to be evacuated following the dust explosion on Thursday.

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Heineken N.V. Trading Update – Third Quarter 2011

Heineken N.V. today announced its trading update for the third quarter of 2011.

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Mozambique Cuts Tax on Cassava Beer to Encourage Production

Mozambique’s parliament has approved legislation that will cut the tax on beer made from cassava to 10 percent compared with 40 percent for beer made from malt to encourage the use of locally grown crops.

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